Amplify your artistry at Westminster
The graduate programs at Westminster Choir College will take your music performance and leadership skills to the next level. Renowned for music study with a unique choral emphasis, our rigorous programs are offered in various formats to fit the needs of working artists while offering them extensive, professional-level performance opportunities to develop their craft with further expertise.
You’ll work closely with distinguished faculty who are accessible and involved throughout the learning process and benefit from our extensive community relationships and world-class reputation. Upon graduation, you’ll join a community of accomplished alumni transforming communities as leaders in schools, churches and arts organizations worldwide.
Performance opportunities abound
At Westminster, performance opportunities are at the core of your academic experience. All Westminster Choir College students sing in a curricular choir and are invited to audition for one of several select ensembles.
Performance venues and facilities
Practice, perfect and prepare for your career with opportunities to work in our professional studios, performance and rehearsal spaces and production facilities.
Faculty to guide your artistic journey
Musical leadership is taught by music leaders. Westminster’s graduate faculty are accomplished musicians known and respected equally by their colleagues and students. Our dedicated faculty build close working relationships with students to develop an individual’s musical talents and shape strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
Graduate placement testing
Incoming graduate students must take the placement exams during Orientation week preceding their first semester of enrollment.
"I use all of the skills that I learned at Westminster Choir College every day. I am forever grateful to all of the many professors and staff who have had a lasting impact on my life."
— Audrey Peterbark ’01, ‘03